Grace Weaver

Grace Weaver (click here for full biography/CV) was born 1989 in Vermont, she lives and works in New York.

Weaver graduated with an MFA from the Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond in 2015. Weaver has been awarded with grants and residencies including a VCUARTS Dean’s Graduate Research Grant (2014), Artist-in-Residence at DakshinaChitra, (Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 2012) and the Burlington City Arts’ ArtLab residency (Burlington, VT, 2012). Weaver’s work has been the subject to solo shows such as DROOP at Soy Capitán, Berlin (2021), STEPS, James Cohan Gallery, New York (2020), O.K., Kunstpalais Erlangen (2019), Little Sister, Oldenburger Kunstverein (2019), BEST LIFE, James Cohan Gallery, New York (2018) Super Busy, Soy Capitán, Berlin (2017); Pedestrian, Kunstverein Reutlingen, Reutlingen (2017); No hard feelings, Koppe Astner, Glasgow (2017) Skinny Latte, Soy Capitán, Berlin (2015). Her work is featured in the collections of ­­­­FRAC des Pays de la Loire, Carquefou, France and ARoS Museum, Aarhus, Denmark.


Review “Interior Motives: Grace Weaver’s ‘Droop’ at Soy Capitán”, on Berlin Art Link, 6/2021, by Noushin Azalie.

Feature “Mach mal ‘ne Pause: Das Kunstmuseum Ravensburg lädt ein zur ‘Auszeit'”, Südwestrundfunk 2, 05/2021.

Review “Figurative and Abstract Paintings Brighten NY Galleries”, in Art & Object, 8/2020, by Paul Laster.

Review “Grace Weaver’s Portraits of Urban Anxiety”, in Frieze Magazine, 9/2020, by Daniel Penny.

Feature “In Bold Figurative Paintings, Grace Weaver Captures the Mood of Her Generation”, on Artsy, 5/2020, by Alina Cohen.

Interview “Grace Weaver – The Big Picture”, in Juxtapoz Magazine, by Evan Pricco.

Feature “Grace Weaver Paints About Skin Care And Avocado Toast” in Nylon Magazine 09/2018, by Jane Drinkard.

Review “Grace Weaver zeigt bei Soy Capitán die Selbstzweifel der Millennials”, in Tagesspiegel KUNST, 9/2017.

Feature “Mensch, Grace”, in Numéro Berlin, 5/2017, by Hendrik Lakeberg.

Feature “A Pioneering Feminist Artist’s Studio Gets Revived in New York”, in The New York Times Style Magazine, 3/2017, by M. H. Miller.

Feature “Six Views of America”, in Royal Academy, 1/2017, by Alice Pimrose.

Feature “Grace Weaver. Weingummikunst”, in ART Magazin, 2/2017, by Emma Stenger.

Cover and Feature, in Monopol Magazin, 10/2016, by Sebastian Frenzel (PDF upon request).

Feature “Unlimited Freedom”, in Arte e Critica, No. 85, 6/2016, by Maria Chiara Valacchi.

Feature “These 20 Female Artists Are Pushing Figurative Painting Forward”, in Artsy, 6/2016, by Casey Lesser.

Art Cologne 2016 feature, in Kunstforum International, 4/2016.

Feature, in Artspace, 04/2016, by Andrew M. Goldstein.

Art Cologne 2016 feature, in Aesthetica, 4/2016.

Art Cologne 2016 feature, in Artsy, 4/2016, by Alexander Forbes.

Art Cologne 2016 feature, in Reflektor M, 4/2016, María Inés Plaza.

“Studio visit with Grace Weaver”, in Gallerygurls, 1/2016.

Review “Grace Weaver’s Skinny Latte at Soy Capitán”, in Creativepool, 11/2015, by Kate Lewin.

Review “Grace Weaver’s Skinny Latte at Soy Capitán”, in Berlin Art Link, 10/2015, by Göksu Kunak.

Feature, in Art Viewer, 9/2015.

Feature “Grace Weaver”, in Eutopia, 8/2015, by Amie Cunat.

Interview “Grace Weaver Studio Visit”, in KubaParis, 9/2015, by Zoë Harris.

Review “First New York solo exhibition of Grace Weaver opens at Thierry-Goldberg Gallery”, in Art Daily, 2015.